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Tuesday 25 December 1928

1928-12-25

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). The Sixth Sense, directed by Eusebio Fernndez Ardavn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Sixth Sense

Directed by: Eusebio Fernndez Ardavn

Starring: Mara Anaya, Ricardo Baroja, Faustino Bretao

Country: United States

Queen Kelly

Directed by: Erich Von Stroheim

Starring: Gloria Swanson, Walter Byron, Seena Owen

Country: United States

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In Old Arizona

Directed by: Irving Cummings

Starring: Warner Baxter, Edmund Lowe, Dorothy Burgess

Country: United States

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A Woman of Affairs

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Lewis Stone

Country: United States

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West of Zanzibar

Directed by: Tod Browning

Starring: Lon Chaney, Lionel Barrymore, Mary Nolan

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?

British Movietone News (1929 TV Series)

British Movietone News

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 25 December 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Christmas Day is a Christian holiday on this day celebrating the Nativity of Jesus. It is a public holiday in many countries, including almost everywhere in the Americas, most European nations, the Philippines and most of Oceania, some African countries, the Commonwealth of Nations, and various other countries and regions. Many non-Christians, including non-theists, celebrate secular aspects of the holiday, such as decorating Christmas trees and exchanging gifts with family and friends. Some
  • Pakistan - Quaid's Day is celebrated as a national holiday in Pakistan in honour of the birth of Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
  • British Isles - a quarter day in England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. (but not in Scotland)
  • Roman festivals - (re)birth of Sol Invictus, the winter solstice feast in the Roman Empire since 274.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Dick Miller: American actor director and screenwriter.
  • Earl Brown in Salt Lake City: Utah, USA; actor (Stovall - Operation Petticoat).
  • Irish McCalla: American actress and artist who, as a 5' 9" bosomy model, was cast at the last minute in the TV series "Sheena, Queen of the Jungle," which ran for 26 episodes in 1955-'56.
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Facts:
  • New South Wales (versus Victoria) go from 8-74 to 9-113 to be 9-367 at stumps.

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1928 ?

Top #1 songs in the USA
  1. My Blackbirds are Bluebirds Now - Ruth Etting

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1928?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Cardinal O'Connell -- Dec. 24, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 68 issue 1773
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Christ of the Andes -- Dec. 17, 1928

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Greene Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

1928 Collier hardcover, S.S. Van Dine (The Philo Vance Murder Cases: 1-The Benson Murder Case & the 'Canary' Murder Case). A family in slowly being murdered off.

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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